Duo deny rape charges
KOTA KINABALU: Two men claimed trial at the Sessions Court here yesterday to separate rape charges.
Both accused persons, who were brought before judge Azreena Aziz, were separately charged under Section 376 (1) of the Penal Code, which provides for a jail term of up to 20 years and whipping, upon conviction.
In the first case, Sabdi Abdul, 19, was alleged to have raped a 15-year-old girl in a house at Lok Kawi Putatan at 10am on November 11, 2014.
(5 March 2016)